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Encounters – The Kultaranta Sculpture Exhibition


The Kultaranta Sculpture Exhibition of the summer of 2021 takes a look at how artists have approached animal motifs in Finnish sculpture from the beginning of the 20th century to the present day. The Office of the President of the Republic of Finland and the Alfred Kordelin Foundation are organizing a series of three nature-themed summer sculpture exhibitions at the park of the presidential summer residence, Kultaranta. This summer’s exhibition is the first of them.


August grant application for science and culture


Grants are awarded for sciences, literature, arts and public education. Application period is 1 August to 15 August 2021.

Application period starts on Sunday 1st August nd ends 15st August 2021. In Science, the deadline of the progress statements, dissertation permits and degree diplomas is 22 August 2021.




The number of applicants decreased in the August application round

The August application round ended on Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 24:00 Finnish time. The number of applicants decreased by nine percent compared to last year. 3,059 grant applications were submitted t...


August grant appication ends soon - Last minute technical tips

The Alfred Kordelin Foundation's August grant application round ends on Sunday 15 August at 24:00 Finnish time. Applications must be submitted via the online service by the deadline. The foundat...


The application round has started on August 1st, 2021

Grants for science and culture The grant application round for science and culture started yesterday, on August 1st, 2021 and ends on Sunday August 15st, 2021 at 24:00 Finnish time. The application i...